The AQR Asset Management Institute was launched in January 2015 with a mission to become the world leader for asset management-related research, study and recruitment and a centre for thought leadership.
The Institute harnesses the School’s dynamic combination of academic excellence, global perspective and London experience with London being a major hub for the asset management industry. The Institute is interdisciplinary in its approach to research and as well as finance, economics and accounting, encompasses strategy, organisation and management.
London Business School is proud to partner in this endeavour with AQR Capital Management, a pioneer in research-driven investment management.
What we do
The AQR Asset Management Institute promotes excellence in asset management and furthers its ability to preserve and generate long-term wealth for both individuals and societies, advancing:
- Research and best practice
The Institute conducts innovative research in the field of asset management, bringing together academic theory and real-world practice and offering research findings and best practices for the global asset management community.
- The exchange of ideas
The Institute offers unrivalled forums and networking opportunities for the sharing of ideas and the debate of critical investment issues, convening leading academics, practitioners, policymakers and regulators from around the globe.
- Future leaders and scholars
The Institute recognises academic and research excellence in asset management by supporting London Business School students and rising scholars around the world with a series of awards.
- World class education
Integral to our vision is supporting London Business School as the pre-eminent provider of asset management education to both students and executives via electives and short courses.